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Half-Day Auckland Scenic Tour

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With limited time to experience Auckland, this tour focuses on the highlights and it’s an ideal introduction to the city for first-time visitors. Enjoy views from Auckland Harbour Bridge and North Head, learn about the Maori legends of One Tree Hill, visit the seafront suburb of Devonport, and receive tips on where to eat and drink along atmospheric Ponsonby Road.
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  • 1
    Stop: 45 minutes -
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  • 2
    North Head Historic Reserve
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 3
    Winter Garden Auckland Domain
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 4
    Mount Eden
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 5
    Achilles Point
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 6
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • Maximize your time in Auckland with a jam-packed itinerary
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Hassle-free hotel pickup and round-trip transport
  • Small-group tour of up to 11: more personalized experience
What to Expect
After pickup from your hotel or cruise port, set out to discover Auckland by air-conditioned minibus, starting with a drive across the famous Auckland Harbour Bridge. Continue along the coast to Devonport, a seafront village with views across the water to Auckland. Make a stop at North Head to take photos, before arriving at One Tree Hill, where you’ll have chance to learn more about Auckland’s Maori heritage. As you head into downtown Auckland, spot the landmark Sky Tower on the horizon and jump out to walk along Ponsonby Road, one of the city’s busiest streets. If you are staying in the city, your guide will be able to recommend some great places to eat or drink in the area. Your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel or cruise port.
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Important Information
  • Local driver/guide
  • Central hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Local taxes
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Minimum age is 10 years
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • A maximum of 11 people per booking(We can provide this tour to groups larger than 11 by discussions with Viator and ourselves)
  • A small amount of easy walking is involved. Comfortable shoes recommended
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
About the operator
By: Auckland Scenic Tours
Holly G
Great tour and guide
We had a wonderful time at Hobbiton and the glowworm caves. Our tour guide Dwayne was fantastic as well. Very
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Wonderful day with a great guide!
My group really enjoyed this excursion. We got to see to really interesting landmarks, and had ample time at
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Loreto S
Santiago, Chile
A top 3 of our trip to Auckland
We did this tour just a few days ago and aside from having a lot of fun, we were really impressed with the two
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Hobbiton Movie Set and Waitomo Glowworm Caves Daytrip
I highly recommend Auckland Scenic Tours, definitely a 5 Star!!! Our tour guide Dwayne is so knowledgeable about
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Well paced and comprehensive tour with a great guide as bonus
Wasn’t expecting too much in the beginning given some bad reviews when I researched. Turned out way better than I
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Sammamish, Washington
A dream come true...
Honestly this was in my top 3 favorite experiences in NZ. Not just because of the locations we visited... but
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Michael M
A Day Well Spent
The Hobbiton movie set is a must for any Lord of the Rings fan. The drive there showed off a good chunk of New
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Shehnaaz D
Great Tour
We were 23 of us ranging from 4 years to 79 years we hired 2 tour buses our tour guides were friendly and patient
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BillElaine K
Excellence personified
Absolutely wonderful experience. Our tour guide Mike was extremely knowledgeable and kept all of us informed and
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Good way to spend an extra day in the Auckland area
It was fun to see Hobbiton, and the glow worm caves were interesting. But, most of the day was spent riding in
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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